iOS 12 Beta 1 ― Bug Fixes, Changes, and Improvements

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  1. Banglazed, Jun 4, 2018
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    Banglazed macrumors 68000

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    iOS 12 Beta 1

    Release Date ― June 4, 2018
    Build Number ― 16A5288q
    Darwin Kernel Version ― 18.0.0: Fri May 25 21:25:37 PDT 2018; root:xnu-4903.200.199.12.3~1\/RELEASE_ARM64_T8015

    Report all issues at bugreport.apple.com or with the Feedback app.

    New Features & Changes
    • Messaging
      • New Animoji (tongue detection) and ability to create Memoji with new camera effects
      • Animoji can be recorded up to 30 seconds from 10 seconds
      • Tap on contact in a message conversation thread will bring up quick action “Audio, FaceTime, Info” when replying to their message
      • In Message app, after taking a pic will show option “Effect, Edit & Markup” with redesigned send button
      • In Message app, tap Camera icon will immediate launch camera to take picture and select pictures relocate to Photos in app drawer
      • Tapback now works in quick reply to messages (e.g. from lock screen)
      • CarPlay will show let you know if you receive group text message notification
    • Stock Apps
      • Safari 12
      • Rename iBooks to Books
      • Books settings has "Reading Now" in "Syncing" section
      • In Books, Library tab "Collection" has predetermined categories
      • Redesign Stocks and News app with better integration
      • Redesign FaceTime icon
      • "Show Icons in Tabs" under Safari setting
      • In Photos app, Albums tab list categorized predetermined media types folder/albums
      • “For You” tab in Photos app
      • 3D Touch Notes app will bring up option to "Scan Document" which replaces "New Sketch"
      • Markup now includes a wide selection of colors + brush size and opacity (tap the brush to show).
      • Podcast app now allows skipping seconds forward/backward when using Bluetooth (headphones, cars, etc.)
      • Podcasts: The Button to skip seconds can be customized to 10, 15, 30, 45, 60 second intervals.
      • Level moved from Compass app to Measure app.
      • Voice memos under settings default to delete after 30 days, ACC audio compression quality and recording name by location (can be changed)
      • In Music app, ability to play all songs by artist button and search for song by lyrics
      • Weather app shows Air Quality Index and Air Quality
      • Home App is able to show decimals in temperature Sensors (example 28.5C vs 29C previously)
      • In Activity app, Awards tab shows new categories of possible awards
      • Books will automatically switch to Dark Mode in a dark environment with no option for default
      • Weather App has new Thunderstorm animation where screen will flash bright white after lightning animation.
    • Siri
      • Siri “Shortcuts” section under Siri & Search setting
      • Shortcuts can be set using the Workflow app (which will be replaced by Shortcuts in fall)
      • Siri “Suggestion on Lock Screen” under Siri & Search setting
      • Siri’s new voice finally works with Speak Selection
      • Ability to use Siri on Low Power mode
    • Notifications
      • Group notification and swipe left to manage notification in Notification Center - Notification Grouping is set “Automatic” by default in Notification setting per app
      • Redesign individual app notification alert style UI under Notification setting
      • No Do Not Disturb banner when enabling DND
      • “Screen Time” widget and under setting
      • Screen Time limit also applies to Safari for social media
      • "Bedtime Mode" option under Do Not Disturb when "Scheduled"
    • Control Center
      • Larger status bar text in Control Center
      • "Scan QR Code" & “Hearing” control for Control Center
      • 3D Touch on the Hearing control center button enables "Live Listen" feature when used with AirPods.
    • Lock Screen
      • Good Morning Weather Widget on Lock Screen will appear after dismissing Do Not Disturb "Bedtime Mode" if Weather is set to "Always" for location services
      • Darker UI elements on Lock Screen and darker smaller media playback UI widget
      • Prevents accidental screenshot when locked
    • Security
      • USB Accessories under Face ID & Password setting from iOS 11.4
      • "Set Up an Alternate Appearance" under Face ID & Password setting
      • “AutoFill Password” under Passwords & Accounts setting
      • iOS now asks you to TouchID or enter PIN when using AutoFill to enter passwords.
      • “Reset Identifier” privacy option under Stock, Books and Podcast setting
      • Swipe up to retry Face ID when it fails and skip enter passcode
      • Password warning when using reused password on website and services
      • Share password via AirDrop
    • Settings
      • Detailed battery information under Battery setting
      • "Automatic Updates" toggle in "Software Update" Settings screen
      • "Call Classification and Reporting" in Phone setting
      • New wallpaper while some wallpapers were removed
      • Option to switch Cellular Network in Settings
      • Do Not Disturb added to System Services under Location Services setting
    • Misc
      • Improved Smart Invert
      • Holding down the space key will activate trackpad on older device similiar to 3D Touch keyboard
      • Low battery no longer cause device to stutter
      • Closing apps no longer requires a hold to swipe up on iPhone X
      • Reachability now works on the lock screen / notification shade
      • Field test mode for Qualcomm devices updated to new resolution.
      • When using reachability, an arrow now appears and the UI is different
      • iPad receives iPhone X gestures
      • iPad shift of clock and radio status (WiFi / Cellular) to left and right respectively, as iPhone X
      • Portrait photos from the front camera on iPhone X are better
      • New photo import screen when import from SD card into Photos
      • Autofill verification code from Message app
    New Issues
    • Personal Hotspot might be unavailable
    • Measure app may be located in a random folder after installing iOS12
    • Cell bars are in the status bar on Wifi only iPads
    • While typing in certain apps, keyboard suggestions may overlap
    • App Store Updates count above updates icon
    • Wi-Fi calls might end unexpectedly when transitioning from Wi-Fi to cellular while on the
      T-Mobile network
    • Wi-Fi Calling might be disabled after updating to iOS 12 beta
    • Voice Memos don't sync to iTunes
    • Apps that were on Recent Apps tab on iPad while installing iOS12 disappeared from home screen
    • AirPods don't pause if you remove one from your ear, forgetting the device and repairing fixes this.
    • In Cellular setting, swipe left on almost anything and it pops up an option to delete
    • AirPort Express resurfaces as HomeKit Accessories compatible but unable to add to HomeKit app
    • Alternative sorting of App Store reviews doesn’t work
    • Auto-Lock screen doesn´t work in iBooks neither in normal and Power Save Mode.
    • Adding wallpaper to the lock screen from photos app causes image distortion once applied.
    • Mails app may be unable to send email. Receiving email takes longer than usual and have a chance to fail. Eventually mail app will slow down like crawling and almost stops working. Restarting the phone might solve the issue but not for long.
    • iPhone displays ISP name and “3G” or “4G” like this: “Telstra 4 G”.
    • Can not set to “Stop Playing Music” in Clock app.
    Third party apps issues
    • Skype: might unexpectedly quit after logging in
    • Some EA games (Real Racing 3, Sims 3 Free Play) might unexpectedly quit on launch
    • Bank of America: Some users might be unable to log in to or view account information in the Bank of America app
    • Citi Mobile: might unexpectedly quit on launch
    • Gmail: Notification Badge on Gmail apps remain even after deleting email. Need to close out and reopen app
    • Facebook Messenger: if you go to a conversation, click back, then go back to that conversation will result in a keyboard glitch.
    • Facebook Messenger: now not possible to add an existing photo from your library to a chat
    • Clash Royale: lags when you set the brightness to 0 (iPhone X only)
    • Microsoft Team: may quit unexpectedly shortly after launching.
    Remaining Issues
    Resolved Issues

    • 3D Touch doesn't work on an Apple News link outside of the News app
    • Toggle on and off Settings>Notification>FaceTime>Show as Banner will crash Settings app
    • Settings/Wallpapers scrolling does no longer lags (was a bug since iOS 7)
    Additional Notes
    iOS 12 Preview
    https://www.apple.com/ios/ios-12-preview/

    https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2018/06/apple-previews-ios-12/

    • Qualcomm iPhone 7/7 Plus: 4.03.00
    • Intel iPhone 7/7 Plus: 2.04.06
    • Qualcomm iPhone 8/8 Plus/X: 2.03.00
    • Intel iPhone 8/8 Plus/X: 1.05.06
    • iPhone 6/6 Plus/SE: 7.04.00
    • iPhone 6S/6S Plus: 5.03.00
    • iPhone 5S: 10.01.00
    United States
    • Verizon - 32.5.29
    • Verizon iPads - 30.5
    • T-Mobile - 32.5.11
    • T-Mobile iPads - 32.5.2
    • AT&T - 32.5.26
    • MetroPCS -
    • U.S. Cellular - 30.5.1
    • Sprint - 32.5.7
    • TracFone/Straight Talk - 32.5.15
    United Kingdom
    • O2-UK - 32.0
    • BT-UK - 32.0
    • Three - 32.5.7
    • EE - 32.5.9
    • Vodafone UK - 32.0
    Belgium
    • Orange B - 32.0
    Canada
    • Videotron -
    • Rogers - 32.0
    • Fido - 32.0
    • Bell -
    • Telus - 32.5.7
    • Freedom Mobile - 31.1
    France
    • Orange France - 31.5.1
    • Orange Morocco - 31.5
    Germany
    • O2-DE -
    • Vodafone.de - 32.0
    • Telekom.de - 31.5.3
    Netherlands
    • KPN -
    Southeast Asia
    • Singapore Singtel -
    • Philippines Globe - 32.5.2
    • Philippines Smart - 31.5
    • Thailand AIS -
    • Malaysia Umobile - 32.0
    • Malaysia Maxis -32.0
    • Malaysia Digi -
    • Malaysia celcom -
    Sweden
    • Comviq -
    • Tre - 31.0
    Ireland
    • Meteor
    Australia
    • Optus - 32.0
    • Telstra - 32.0
    Turkey
    • Turkcell (Lifecell) - 32.0
    • Vodafone TR - 32.0
    • Turk Telekom - 32.0
    Poland
    • T-Mobile -
    • Orange - 32.0
    • Play - 31.0
    India
    • Airtel - 32.0
    • Jio - 32.1 (previously 32)
    Mexico
    • Mexico - Telcel - 32.0
    Guatemala
    • TIGO GT -32.5.5
    Other
    • Docomo - 32.1
    • AlwaysOnline -
     

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  2. penajmz macrumors 68040

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    ]iOS 11.2 Beta 1

    Release Date ― June 4, 2018
    Build Number ―
    Darwin Kernel Version ―


    Report all issues at bugreport.apple.com or with the Feedback app.



    You mean iOS 12 right?
     
  3. 0014 macrumors 6502a

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    Dev portal back up but only has 11.4.1 at the moment.
     
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    Live now.

    iOS 12 software version is
    • 16A5288q
     
  6. Banglazed thread starter macrumors 68000

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  9. penajmz macrumors 68040

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    It's live now
     
  10. Texh49 macrumors regular

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    #10

    does this need a new profile ?
     
  11. penajmz macrumors 68040

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  12. Banglazed thread starter macrumors 68000

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    Hope you all are ready to tolerate these bugs since plenty of them in the release note
     
  13. penajmz macrumors 68040

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    There is a new profile available, I think you do since there's multiple betas out right now.
     
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    Interested to see how it performs. Likely holding off on the betas this time around, but I am always tempted.
     
  17. Prabas macrumors 6502a

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    Got the profile, downloading 2.6GB on iPhone X.
     
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    looks like I need to re-register for developer account.
     
  21. cschmelz, Jun 4, 2018
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    Yeah, just go to

    https://developer.apple.com/iphone/

    Login with your developer credentials....Download profile! Took me about 30 seconds on my iPhone and another 30 seconds to reboot....
     
  22. cschmelz macrumors 6502

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    which is odd, 11.4.1 beta 1 on my X and download is 1.45gig!?!
     
  23. macintoshmac macrumors 68030

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    We are going to see a lot of people reporting that beta 1 sucks, tomorrow. :p
     
  24. penajmz macrumors 68040

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    Did you install the iOS 12 beta profile?
     
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